Nástio Mosquito Building Skyscrapers

September’s cover artist satirises the myth of the artist...

ArtReview’s September 2017 issue features the work of Angolan artist Nástio Mosquito. Musician, performance artist, stand-up comedian – Mosquito invents multiple fictional personas to riff on global politics, the delusions of self-help, postcolonial power relations and the artworld. In Building Skyscrapers, Mosquito finds himself the tricky situation of doing a promo for a distracted and bored art journalist. It does not go well... (contains some strong language)

More on Mosquito’s website nastiomosquito.com